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Distinguished Alumni Award

Edward Dong, MBA ’91
A graduate of the UB China Dalian EMBA program, Dong is the founding chair of the U.S.-China Committee of the International Leadership Foundation, a non-profit organization based in Washington, DC, with 15 chapters nationwide. 

He took this position after a distinguished business career. Dong also founded the China division of NDC Systems in 1994. He rose from sales manager to group vice president and China general manager, and established NDC as a market leader in China. Dong has received numerous awards, including being named a Top 10 business leader by the China Economic Review and China Economic Daily. He has served since 2011 on the School of Management dean’s advisory council.

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Distinguished Alumni Awards and International Distinguished Alumni Awards

These awards are given in recognition of exceptional career accomplishments, community or university service, and research and scholarly activity.